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Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $28,202,109Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,701-2,800) 2,755 $28,202,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,701-3,800) 3,706 $28,202,109
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 501-600) 574 $28,202,109
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies (Rank 701-800) 707 $28,202,109

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 11th, 1988 (Wide) by Walt Disney
MPAA Rating: PG
Running Time: 95 minutes
Franchise: Ernest
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Keywords: Christmas
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day) 218 $5,216,851 Nov 25, 1988 17
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 188 $11,385,682 Nov 25, 1988 17
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) 243 $5,216,851 Nov 25, 1988 17
Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 232 $11,385,682 Nov 25, 1988 17
Veterans Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 130 $5,710,734 Nov 11, 1988 3
Veterans Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 103 $12,463,573 Nov 11, 1988 3
Veterans Day (Opening, 3-Day) 58 $5,710,734 Nov 11, 1988 3
Veterans Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 51 $12,463,573 Nov 11, 1988 3

Uncategorized

Jim Varney    Ernest P. Worrell
Billie Bird    Mary Morrissey

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Production and Technical Credits

   Director
Steven Saxton    Associate Producer

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/11/11 2 $5,710,734   1,634 $3,495   $5,710,734 1
1988/11/18 3 $4,841,057 -15% 1,640 $2,952   $11,787,541 2
1988/11/25 5 $5,216,851 +8% 1,640 $3,181   $18,554,205 3
1988/12/02 6 $2,389,314 -54% 1,640 $1,457   $21,616,624 4
1988/12/09 8 $1,506,410 -37% 1,553 $970   $23,615,570 5
1988/12/16 10 $950,189 -37% 1,307 $727   $24,896,164 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/11/11 2 $6,946,484   1,634 $4,251   $6,946,484 1
1988/11/18 3 $6,390,870 -8% 1,640 $3,897   $13,337,354 2
1988/11/25 5 $5,889,956 -8% 1,640 $3,591   $19,227,310 3
1988/12/02 6 $2,881,850 -51% 1,640 $1,757   $22,109,160 4
1988/12/09 8 $1,836,815 -36% 1,553 $1,183   $23,945,975 5

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